Thermos vintage jug flask - dark green mottled Bakelite with chrome handle
Thermos vintage jug flask - dark green mottled Bakelite with chrome handle
Thermos vintage jug flask - dark green mottled Bakelite with chrome handle
Thermos vintage jug flask - dark green mottled Bakelite with chrome handle
Thermos vintage jug flask - dark green mottled Bakelite with chrome handle

Thermos vintage jug flask - dark green mottled Bakelite with chrome handle

2/159
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Original c.1930s kitchen / table / picnic ware, for sale as a collectable or for display - FREE UK P&P
£18.75

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Product description

Thermos vintage jug flask - dark green mottled Bakelite with chrome handle
 
2/159 £18.75
 
A genuine c.1930s vintage Thermos jug flask, moulded in an elegant fluted shape, in dark green mottled Bakelite with chrome handle, aluminium base plate and silvered glass liner; the base plate is stamped "THERMOS (1925) LIMITED - LONDON / PAT. NO. 327838 / NO. 24 JUG - THIS TAKES [blank space] REFILL".
 
Whilst the flask shows assorted signs of age (see condition description below) - and, due to its condition, this item is offered for sale as a collectable or display piece only, and not for use - it would make a pleasing ornamental accessory for a vintage-style kitchen.
 
Date / era: c.1930s
 
Material: Plastic / metal / glass
 
Brand / manufacturer: Thermos
 
Country of origin: United Kingdom
 
Dimensions (approx.): 24.5cm (9.65in) tall; 11cm (4.35in) diameter at base
 
Condition: Bakelite body marked and scratched to surface, with a few nibbles and nicks together with slight roughness to some edges (most probably dating from manufacture), darkened with age almost throughout (the original colour can be seen on the underside), and is especially marked and discoloured at the top around the opening; base plate marked and scratched; chrome handle likewise marked and scratched with considerable pitting; cork of stopper is much worn and fits only loosely; some wear and tarnish to silvering of liner (please see photos)
 
Unit quantity: 1
 
Unit weight (approx., before packing for transit): 630g
 
No. of units available (at last update): 1

Brand Thermos
Code 2/159
Condition Used